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Poster: k-otic Date: Jan 11, 2011 7:34am
Forum: feature_films Subject: a few movies in question

Manhandled (1924)
Little Annie Rooney (1925)
50 Million Frenchmen (1931)
Women of All Nations (1931)
Tonight or Never (1931)
The Edge of the World (1937)
Nurse Edith Cavell (1939)
Exile Express (1939)
Hollywood Varieties (1949)
Holiday Rhythm (1950)
The Asphalt Jungle (1950)
The Killer That Stalked New York (1950)
Another Man's Poison (1951)
The Enforcer (1951)
Malta Story (1953)
The Files of Jeffrey Jones (TV Series 1954)
Grand Ole Opry (1955 TV series)
The Big Boodle (1957)
The Alligator People (1959)
Lycanthropus (1961)
Johnny Nobody (1961)
Gunslinger (1961 TV series)
Dead Eyes of London (1961)
Happy (TV Series 1960–1961)
The Green Hornet (TV Series 1966–1967)
The Great McGonagall (1974)


This post was modified by k-otic on 2011-01-11 15:34:11

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Poster: billbarstad Date: Jan 11, 2011 10:08am
Forum: feature_films Subject: Re: a few movies in question

The Asphalt Jungle (1950) - I couldn't find the renewal, but found a reference to its 1977 renewal, R660303, for the 1950 registration, LP85.
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The Killer That Stalked New York aka Frightened City (1950) - Couldn't find a renewal at USCO, but it may have been renewed before 1978.
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Another Man's Poison (1952) - Renewed

Type of Work: Motion Picture
Registration Number / Date: RE0000060221 / 1980-05-28
Renewal registration for: LP0000001451 / 1952-01-16
Title: Another man’s poison. By Dougfair Corporation.
Copyright Claimant: Boltons Trading Corporation (PWH)

Variant title: Another man’s poison
Names: Dougfair Corporation
Boltons Trading Corporation
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The Enforcer (1951) - Renewed

Type of Work: Motion Picture
Registration Number / Date: RE0000036003 / 1979-01-29
Renewal registration for: LP0000000785 / 1951-02-17
Title: The Enforcer. By United States Pictures, Inc.
Copyright Claimant: Richard Feiner and Company, Inc. (PWH)

Variant title: The Enforcer
Names: United States Pictures, Inc.
Richard Feiner and Company, Inc.
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Malta Story (1953) - Renewed

Type of Work: Motion Picture
Registration Number / Date: RE0000082990 / 1981-02-09
Renewal registration for: LP0000004368 / 1953-06-19
Title: Malta story. By British Film Makers, Ltd.
Copyright Claimant: Rank Film Distributors, Ltd. (PWH)

Variant title: Malta story.
Names: British Film Makers, Ltd.
Rank Film Distributors, Ltd.
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The Files of Jeffrey Jones (1954) TV series - No renewals found.
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The Big Boodle (1957) - Renewed

Type of Work: Motion Picture
Registration Number / Date: RE0000201934 / 1984-03-05
Renewal registration for: LP0000008609 / 1957-01-25 (in notice: 1956)
Title: The Big boodle.
Copyright Claimant: Monteflor, Inc. (PWH)

Names: Monteflor, Inc.
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Johnny Nobody (1965) - No renewal found, but it's a UK film, and may be covered by GATT.

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Poster: Moongleam Date: Jan 11, 2011 10:50am
Forum: feature_films Subject: Re: a few movies in question

I checked 1931--1950.

Note:
The Edge of the World (1937) is British. The copyright status of films like this has been hotly debated in the forum.



********************************************************************
********************************************************************
** 50 MILLION FRENCHMEN (AKA FIFTY MILLION FRENCHMEN) ** 1931 **
********************************************************************
********************************************************************

-------------- 1959-A.txt --------------
---- index_1959-A.txt
[No matches.]
-------------- 1959-B.txt --------------
[No matches.]
-------------- 1958-A.txt --------------
0.000
FIFTY MILLION FRENCHMEN, a photoplay
In nine reels by Warner Bros. Pic-
tures, Inc. (C) 4Mar31; L2046.
Warner Bros. Pictures, Inc. (PWH);
20Jun58; R21658I.

-------------- 1958-B.txt --------------
[No matches.]
-------------- 1960-A.txt --------------
[No matches.]
-------------- 1960-B.txt --------------
[No matches.]

**************************************
**************************************
** WOMEN OF ALL NATIONS ** 1931 **
**************************************
**************************************

-------------- 1959-A.txt --------------
---- index_1959-A.txt
[No matches.]
-------------- 1959-B.txt --------------
[No matches.]
-------------- 1958-A.txt --------------
0.000
WOMEN OF ALL NATIONS, a photoplay in
eight reels by Fox Film Corp.
(C) 15May31; L2246. Twentieth Century-
Pox Film Corp. (PWH); 4jun58;
R215874.

-------------- 1958-B.txt --------------
[No matches.]
-------------- 1960-A.txt --------------
[No matches.]
-------------- 1960-B.txt --------------
[No matches.]

**********************************
**********************************
** TONIGHT OR NEVER ** 1931 **
**********************************
**********************************

-------------- 1959-A.txt --------------
0.000
TONIGHT OR NEVER, a photoplay in nine
reels by Mary Plckford Rogers.
(C) 26Dec31; L2739. Mary Plckford
Rogers (PWH); 2Feb59; R229845.

-------------- 1959-B.txt --------------
[No matches.]
-------------- 1958-A.txt --------------
[No matches.]
-------------- 1958-B.txt --------------
[No matches.]
-------------- 1960-A.txt --------------
[No matches.]
-------------- 1960-B.txt --------------
[No matches.]

***************************************
***************************************
** THE EDGE OF THE WORLD ** 1937 **
***************************************
***************************************

-------------- 1965-A.txt --------------
[No matches.]
-------------- 1965-B.txt --------------
[No matches.]
-------------- 1964-A.txt --------------
[No matches.]
-------------- 1964-B.txt --------------
[No matches.]
-------------- 1966-A.txt --------------
[No matches.]
-------------- 1966-B.txt --------------
[No matches.]

************************************
************************************
** NURSE EDITH CAVELL ** 1939 **
************************************
************************************

-------------- 1967-A.txt --------------
[No matches.]
-------------- 1967-B.txt --------------
[No matches.]
-------------- 1966-A.txt --------------
[No matches.]
-------------- 1966-B.txt --------------
[No matches.]
-------------- 1968-A.txt --------------
[No matches.]
-------------- 1968-B.txt --------------
[No matches.]

*******************************
*******************************
** EXILE EXPRESS ** 1939 **
*******************************
*******************************

-------------- 1967-A.txt --------------
[No matches.]
-------------- 1967-B.txt --------------
[No matches.]
-------------- 1966-A.txt --------------
[No matches.]
-------------- 1966-B.txt --------------
[No matches.]
-------------- 1968-A.txt --------------
[No matches.]
-------------- 1968-B.txt --------------
[No matches.]

*************************************
*************************************
** HOLLYWOOD VARIETIES ** 1949 **
*************************************
*************************************

-------------- 1977-A.txt --------------
[No matches.]
-------------- 1977-B.txt --------------
0.000
E678505.
Hollywood varieties. By Lippect
Productions, Inc. SJanbO; i,2795.
Keiss Global Enterprises (PUai ; 5Dec77;
R678505.

-------------- 1976-A.txt --------------
[No matches.]
-------------- 1976-B.txt --------------
[No matches.]

********************************
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** HOLIDAY RHYTHM ** 1950 **
********************************
********************************

-------------- 1977-A.txt --------------
[No matches.]
-------------- 1977-B.txt --------------
0.000
8678500.
Holiday rhythm. By Lippert Productions,
IDC. 80ct50: LP390. Heiss Global
Enterprises (PBH) ; SDec77; 8678500.


************************************
************************************
** THE ASPHALT JUNGLE ** 1950 **
************************************
************************************

-------------- 1977-A.txt --------------
0.000
E660303.
The Asphalt jungle. By Loew's, Inc.
e 25Apr50; LP85. Hetro-Goldwyn-Maycr,
Inc. (PHH) ; 2aay77; E660303.

-------------- 1977-B.txt --------------
[No matches.]

************************************************************************
************************************************************************
** THE KILLER THAT STALKED NEW YORK (AKA FRIGHTENED CITY) ** 1950 **
************************************************************************
************************************************************************

-------------- 1977-A.txt --------------
[No matches.]
-------------- 1977-B.txt --------------
0.000
8674205.
Frightened city. By Columbia Pictures
Corporation. Add. ti: Killer that stalked
New York. e 6Sep50 ; LP322. Columbia
Pictures Industries, Inc. (PBH); 130ct77:
8674205.




Renewals found:

FIFTY MILLION FRENCHMEN, a photoplay
In nine reels by Warner Bros. Pic-
tures, Inc. (C) 4Mar31; L2046.
Warner Bros. Pictures, Inc. (PWH);
20Jun58; R21658I.

WOMEN OF ALL NATIONS, a photoplay in
eight reels by Fox Film Corp.
(C) 15May31; L2246. Twentieth Century-
Pox Film Corp. (PWH); 4jun58;
R215874.

TONIGHT OR NEVER, a photoplay in nine
reels by Mary Plckford Rogers.
(C) 26Dec31; L2739. Mary Plckford
Rogers (PWH); 2Feb59; R229845.

E678505.
Hollywood varieties. By Lippect
Productions, Inc. SJanbO; i,2795.
Keiss Global Enterprises (PUai ; 5Dec77;
R678505.

8678500.
Holiday rhythm. By Lippert Productions,
IDC. 80ct50: LP390. Heiss Global
Enterprises (PBH) ; SDec77; 8678500.

E660303.
The Asphalt jungle. By Loew's, Inc.
e 25Apr50; LP85. Hetro-Goldwyn-Maycr,
Inc. (PHH) ; 2aay77; E660303.

8674205.
Frightened city. By Columbia Pictures
Corporation. Add. ti: Killer that stalked
New York. e 6Sep50 ; LP322. Columbia
Pictures Industries, Inc. (PBH); 130ct77:
8674205.


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Summary
(If no renewal was found, the line begins with "-- no --".
Otherwise, the line begins with a number representing how
closely the title was matched; 0.00 means a perfect match,
and 0.18, for example, would indicate a poor match.)
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0.00 50 MILLION FRENCHMEN (AKA FIFTY MILLION FRENCHMEN) (1931)
0.00 WOMEN OF ALL NATIONS (1931)
0.00 TONIGHT OR NEVER (1931)
-- no -- THE EDGE OF THE WORLD (1937)
-- no -- NURSE EDITH CAVELL (1939)
-- no -- EXILE EXPRESS (1939)
0.00 HOLLYWOOD VARIETIES (1949)
0.00 HOLIDAY RHYTHM (1950)
0.00 THE ASPHALT JUNGLE (1950)
0.00 THE KILLER THAT STALKED NEW YORK (AKA FRIGHTENED CITY) (1950)


7 of 10 renewed. (70%)

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Poster: billbarstad Date: Jan 11, 2011 2:51pm
Forum: feature_films Subject: Re: a few movies in question

Holiday Rhythm (1950) - No renewal found at USCO, may have been renewed before 1978.
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Malta Story (1953) - Renewed

Type of Work: Motion Picture
Registration Number / Date: RE0000082990 / 1981-02-09
Renewal registration for: LP0000004368 / 1953-06-19
Title: Malta story. By British Film Makers, Ltd.
Copyright Claimant: Rank Film Distributors, Ltd. (PWH)

Variant title: Malta story.
Names: British Film Makers, Ltd.
Rank Film Distributors, Ltd.
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Grand Ole Opry (1955) TV series - No renewals found.
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The Alligator People (1959) - Renewed

Type of Work: Motion Picture
Registration Number / Date: RE0000345233 / 1987-08-06
Renewal registration for: LP0000014522 / 1959-07-22
Title: The Alligator people.
Copyright Claimant: Twentieth Century Fox Film Corporation (PWH)

Names: Twentieth Century Fox Film Corporation
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Lycanthropus aka Ghoul in a Girl's Dormitory aka Monster Among the Girls aka Werewolf in a Girls' Dormitory (1961) - No renewal found, but it's already here. It may be protected under GATT, since it's an Italian/Austrian production.
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Gunslinger (1961) TV series - All 12 episodes renewed.
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Dead Eyes of London aka Dark Eyes of London (1961) - No renewal found, but it may protected by GATT.
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Happy (1960) TV series - No renewals found.

This post was modified by billbarstad on 2011-01-11 22:51:02

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Poster: billbarstad Date: Jan 11, 2011 2:36pm
Forum: feature_films Subject: Re: a few movies in question

The Green Hornet (1966) TV series - All 26 episodes registered. Renewals found, too.
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The Great McGonagall (1974) - Registered

Type of Work: Motion Picture
Registration Number / Date: PA0000764770 / 1994-05-09
Title: The great McGonagall / director, Joseph McGrath.
Description: Videocassette (Betacam SP) ; 1/2 in.
Copyright Claimant: Darltan Film (employer for hire)
Date of Creation: 1974
Date of Publication: 1975-01-23
Date in Notice: notice: 1974
Copyright Note: C.O. correspondence.

Names: McGrath, Joseph
Darltan Film

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Poster: Administrator, Curator, or Staffpicfixer Date: Jan 11, 2011 4:02pm
Forum: feature_films Subject: Re: a few movies in question

"Exile Express" (1939) is a charming romance on the run that manages to be both funny and touching. I hope it can be uploaded.

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Poster: k-otic Date: Jan 13, 2011 3:01pm
Forum: feature_films Subject: Re: a few movies in question

Thanks for checking ... I have already uploaded the two titles to the archive